Front-yard factories dot the coast road in Ecuador and Columbia
Concrete & Masonry
An easy to make scoop that cleans the bucket as you empty it.
A smooth slab begins with a lump of mud and a straight 2x5
A fast and inexpensive way to patch stucco walls. Put this in your bag of tricks.
The old-fashioned mathematical formula way and the shortcut way.
Repointing protects against water intrusion
Which is better, a brick wall that stands for more than 800 years, or one that lasts 50 years?
A trowel-applied leveling compound that sticks to most substrates
Brute strength will not win in a war with physics. Smart design predicts the resonance of a building and sidesteps the waves
Sakrete Fast Set Cement Patcher is the ideal product for the rapid repair of irregular cracks in a concrete slab.
Guts, grout, and happy accidents make concrete countertops that look like stone—at least to non-geologists
A retrofit solution that works great for a low-skill workforce—like volunteers
Tying into an existing driveway involves digging, spec-ing, sloping, pouring, and brooming.
A solid workhorse that sucks better than many other HEPA vacs at a great price point
An affordable insulated slab foundation suitable for climate zones 4, 5, and 6